MERKEL'S REGIONAL ALLY VOWS TO WORK FOR STABILITY IN BERLIN

BERLIN - The leader of Chancellor Angela Merkel's allies in Bavaria is vowing to keep supporting the German leader's national government...

HALIFAX SMOKING BAN BEGINS TODAY; CITY ANNOUNCES SEVERAL NEW SMOKING AREAS

Halifax's sweeping smoking ban begins today, two days before recreational cannabis is legalized across Canada. The ban in the Nova...

 
 
 

CANADIANS WIDELY UNAWARE OF ACCOMPLISHMENTS OF FAMOUS WOMEN, POLL SUGGESTS

TORONTO - The organization behind Canada's Heritage Minutes says provincial education systems need to do a better job of teaching students...

CANNABIS AND EXERCISE GO HAND-IN-HAND FOR SOME FITNESS BUFFS

TORONTO - As an avid runner with some two dozen marathons under his belt, Adrian Landini is thoroughly familiar with the runner's high....

 
 
 

SEARS FILES FOR CHAPTER 11 AMID PLUNGING SALES, MASSIVE DEBT

NEW YORK - Sears has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, buckling under its massive debt load and staggering losses. Sears...

PRINCE HARRY, MEGHAN EXPECTING CHILD IN SPRING

LONDON - Kensington Palace says Prince Harry and his wife the Duchess of Sussex are expecting a child in the spring. The palace says...

 
 
 

FLASH FLOODS KILL AT LEAST 5 PEOPLE IN SOUTHWEST FRANCE

PARIS - Flash floods have killed at least five people in southwest France, with roads swept away and rivers overflowing as the equivalent...

PATRIOTS STREAKING, CHIEFS HOPING NOT TO REPEAT HISTORY

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. - Young quarterbacks have always had a tough time winning in Gillette Stadium during the Bill Belichick and Tom Brady...

 
 
 

OSWEILER COMES OFF BENCH TO LEAD MIAMI PAST BEARS, 31-28

MIAMI - When a field goal gave the Miami Dolphins a seesaw victory over the Chicago Bears, Brock Osweiler was the first player sprinting...

RAVENS PILE UP TEAM-RECORD 11 SACKS AGAINST FORMER COACH

NASHVILLE - The Baltimore Ravens swarmed around their new defensive co-ordinator, Don “Wink” Martindale, celebrating after a game that...

 
 
 

BALL FINALLY BOUNCES THEIR WAY, FALCONS BEAT THE BUCS 34-29

ATLANTA - The Atlanta Falcons finally got the ball to bounce their way. They hope that's the start of more good fortune. After a hugely...

AUSTRALIA SAYS US ALLIANCE VITAL WITH INDO-PACIFIC TENSIONS

CANBERRA, Australia - Australia's foreign minister said on Monday her country's alliance with the United States had never been more...

 
 
 

DAILY HOROSCOPE FOR MONDAY, OCTOBER 15, 2018

Moon Alert We have the “all clear” today to shop and do business. The Moon is in Capricorn. Aries This is a powerful day because you...

SAN FRANCISCO TO VOTE ON TAXING RICH BUSINESSES FOR HOMELESS

San Francisco has come to be known around the world as a place for aggressive panhandling, open-air drug use and sprawling tent camps,...

 
 
 

COLE STRUGGLES IN 2ND PLAYOFF START WITH ASTROS

BOSTON - Gerrit Cole struggled at the beginning of his second playoff start with the Houston Astros. By the time he recovered, it was...

TRUMP TO VISIT FLORIDA, GEORGIA; SEARCH ONGOING FOR MISSING

MEXICO BEACH, Fla. - Upon touring the damage in several towns along Florida's Panhandle, Federal Emergency Management Agency chief...

 
 
 

BRADY, PATRIOTS TOP CHIEFS FOR WILD 43-40 WIN

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. - Stephen Gostkowski hit a 28-yard field goal as time expired, and the New England Patriots beat the Kansas City...

LEADING OFF: YELICH, BREWERS FACE DODGERS, ALCS HAS DAY OFF

A look at what's happening around the majors Monday: CALIFORNIA DREAMIN' Milwaukee Brewers star Christian Yelich is heading home for...

 
 
 

KYLE PALMIERI HAS 3RD STRAIGHT 2-GOAL GAME, DEVILS WIN

NEWARK, N.J. - Kyle Palmieri scored two goals for the third straight game and the New Jersey Devils rallied from their first deficits...

PRICE, RED SOX BOUNCE BACK, BEAT ASTROS 7-5, TIE ALCS 1-1

BOSTON - David Price was good enough, the Red Sox bullpen was even better, and Jackie Bradley Jr. delivered a go-ahead, three-run double...

 
 
 



MLB postseason 2018: Three takeaways from Red Sox's Game 2 ALCS win over Astros

MLB postseason 2018: Three takeaways from Red Sox's Game 2 ALCS win over Astros

The Red Sox took control in the third and held on for a 7-5 win over the Astros at Fenway Park on Sunday. Read more ...

Ariana Grande and Pete Davidson reportedly end engagement

Ariana Grande and Pete Davidson reportedly end engagement

The couple got engaged earlier this year after dating for a few weeks. Read more ...

Florida Panhandle building codes lagged behind rest of state

Florida Panhandle building codes lagged behind rest of state

Building codes in sections of Florida slammed by Hurricane Michael have historically been weaker than the rest of the state. Read more ...

Tom Brady leads Patriots by Chiefs in epic quarterback duel

Tom Brady leads Patriots by Chiefs in epic quarterback duel

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. - Sunday night's nationally televised matchup between the Chiefs and the Patriots could have been portrayed as a passing of the torch with 23-year-old Patrick... Read more ...

Red Sox bounce back, beat Astros 7-5, tie American League Championship...

Red Sox bounce back, beat Astros 7-5, tie American League Championship Series 1-1

The teams face off in Game 3 of the series on Tuesday. Read more ...

Patriots, Brady top Chiefs for wild 43-40 win

Patriots, Brady top Chiefs for wild 43-40 win

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. - Stephen Gostkowski hit a 28-yard field goal as time expired, and the New England Patriots beat the Kansas City Chiefs 43-40 on Sunday night after blowing a... Read more ...

Sears files for bankruptcy

Sears files for bankruptcy

Sears , once America's most iconic retailer, has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy. Sears CEO Eddie Lampert has blamed the company's decline on the media , shifts in consumer... Read more ...

Rubio: Trump must respond with ‘more than words' over Jamal Khashoggi

Rubio: Trump must respond with ‘more than words' over Jamal Khashoggi

Republican Sen. Marco Rubio said President Trump must respond with more than “just words” if Saudi Arabia is found to be behind the disappearance of journalist Jamal Khashoggi... Read more ...

Princess Eugenie and Jack Brooksbank's official wedding photos are here...

Princess Eugenie and Jack Brooksbank's official wedding photos are here - and one picture is much more intimate than the rest

The official photos from Princess Eugenie and Jack Brooksbank's royal wedding are out. A photo of the couple kissing in the Scottish State Coach is remarkably intimate. It... Read more ...

MLB postseason 2018: Red Sox ace Chris Sale admitted to hospital with...

MLB postseason 2018: Red Sox ace Chris Sale admitted to hospital with stomach illness

Sale started Saturday in the opener of the Red Sox ALCS against the Astros. Read more ...